Elk v. Wilkins

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Elk v. Wilkins by Horace Gray
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Elk v. Wilkins, 112 U.S. 94 (1884), was a United States Supreme Court case that held that an Indian cannot make himself a citizen of the United States without the consent and co-operation of the government. — Excerpted from Elk v. Wilkins on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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United States Supreme Court

112 U.S. 94

ELK  v.  WILKINS

A. J. Poppleton and J. L. Webster, for plaintiff in error.

G. M. Lamberton, for defendant in error.

GRAY, J.

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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).